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Where to stay in Venice
History buffs will enjoy exploring Venice, and visitors give high marks for the cathedral, fascinating museums and renowned art. This city also attracts tourists with its monuments, architecture and cafes. Top sights in the city include St. Mark's Square, St Mark's Campanile and St. Mark's Basilica.
- There are 3286 hotels and other accommodation options in Venice
- The closest major airport is in Venice (VCE-Marco Polo), 4.9 mi (7.9 km) from the city centre
Sightseeing and Staying in Venice
The city is well known for its museums and art, and cultural venues include La Fenice Opera House, Peggy Guggenheim Museum and Academy Gallery. Notable for its cathedrals, monuments and historic sites, the city's landmarks include St. Mark's Square, St Mark's Campanile and St. Mark's Basilica. The city's natural beauty is on display at Grand Canal, Giardini della Biennale and Bacino San Marco.
In Mestre, there are 3286 hotels and other accommodation options to make planning easier for your holiday getaway at an affordable rate. These are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:
- Santa Croce Boutique Hotel - Guests who stay at this 4.5-star property in Santa Croce can enjoy access to free breakfast and concierge services, along with free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its helpful staff and proximity to the airport.
- Ca Maria Adele - Our customers like the helpful staff and comfortable, quiet rooms at this townhouse accommodation. With a stay at this townhouse in Dorsoduro, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a rooftop terrace, along with free WiFi.
- Liassidi Wellness Suites - This 4-star hotel in Castello features free breakfast, free WiFi and a coffee shop. Expedia customers like its overall value and clean, comfortable rooms.
Other favourite sights in Venice include Doge's Palace, Bridge of Sighs and Basilica of St Mary of Health. Outside the city, top places to visit include Sea Life Jesolo, located 15.2 mi (24.5 km) from the city centre, and Scrovegni Chapel, which is 22.3 mi/35.9 km away.
Getting around Venice
With so many transport options, seeing Venice is simple. Head to Mestre Centro B1 for metro transport. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Venice Santa Lucia Station, Porto Marghera Station or Venice-Mestre Station.
Dressing for Venice
- Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 14°C and the night-time average to be -1°C
- From April to June, temperatures average about 26°C during the day and 6°C at night
- July to September averages 27°C during the day and 13°C at night
- Between October and December, the average temperature is 21°C during the day and 0°C at night
- About 830.60 millimetres of rain falls on Venice each year
- Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 26°C, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 0°C
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